State law requires parent or family member involvement in the development of student codes of conduct.
Code of Virginia § 22.1-253.13:7. Standard 7. School board policies.
C. Each local school board shall ensure that policies are developed giving consideration to the views of teachers, parents, and other concerned citizens and addressing the following:
- The Standard of student conduct and attendance and enforcement procedures designed to provide that public education be conducted in an atmosphere free of disruption and threat to persons or property and supportive of individual rights.